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West Central Area baseball
March 26, 2018
Baseball: Knights loaded with returning letter winners
West Central Area is coming off winning seasons in football, wrestling and basketball, and the Knights would like to see that continue into this...
March 26, 2018 - 3:35pm
June 27, 2017
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
After taking second place in the Pheasant Conference this spring, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team had four players named members of the...
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
May 12, 2017
WCA comes together to unveil a scoreboard in Pat Anderson's honor
Ben and Ross Anderson were young kids when their dad, Pat, would get them out of bed early in the morning to go down to the ballpark to prepare...
May 12, 2017 - 9:56pm
May 4, 2017
Baseball: Chargers keep growing with 3-2 win over Knights
Two area baseball teams with young rosters matched up on Thursday and put together a clean game in a 3-2 win for Brandon-Evansville over West...
May 4, 2017 - 11:17pm
April 7, 2017
Baseball: Knights score four and hang on in windy contest
The wind played a big part in the seven errors between Brandon-Evansville and West Central Area Friday night. When the Knights scored four runs...
April 7, 2017 - 10:42pm
March 28, 2017
Baseball: Knights look to build on 14-win season
Casey Stokesbary is taking the reins of the West Central Area baseball team this season, and expectations are high coming off the best Knights'...
March 28, 2017 - 1:15pm
June 22, 2016
Loss stings, but WCA baseball proud of a memorable season
The West Central Area baseball team was disappointed in how its season ended on June 9 at the hands of top-ranked Parkers Prairie in the Section...
June 22, 2016 - 11:21am
June 3, 2016
Baseball: WCA secures spot in section semifinals
The West Central Area baseball team will play for a spot in the Section 6A championship against a familiar foe in Parkers Prairie after the Knights and Panthers won their way there on Thursday. Parkers Prairie, the top-ranked team in Class A, beat Browerville-Eagle Valley 2-0 before...
June 3, 2016 - 3:06pm
June 1, 2016
6A baseball: Knights run past Ashby in opener
The West Central Area baseball team raced to a 9-1 win over Ashby in the opening round of the Section 6A tournament at home on Tuesday night in Barrett. The second-seeded Knights (11-8) advance to play the third seed Wheaton-Herman-Norcross on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 in Morris....
June 1, 2016 - 9:39am
May 27, 2016
Baseball: B-E falls to WCA in regular season finale
The West Central Area baseball team picked up a section road victory in Brandon-Evansville's regular season finale on Thursday night in Evansville. Ben Anderson earned the win for the Knights (10-8, 6-6 Prairie) after scattering eight hits for three runs, two earned, in six innings....
May 27, 2016 - 10:14am
May 20, 2016
Baseball: Hillcrest edges Knights in seventh
The West Central Area baseball team couldn't hold onto a 5-2 lead after three innings as Hillcrest Lutheran Academy rallied for the 6-5 win on Thursday. The Comets (7-6) scored three in the fifth and the game winner in the top of the seventh. Reggie Udseth worked a scoreless bottom...
May 20, 2016 - 4:47pm
May 18, 2016
Baseball: Knights sweep Royalton
The West Central Area baseball team swept a doubleheader at Lake Henry against Royalton on Tuesday night after a 2-0 win in the nightcap and a 7-3 win in the opener. "We played some great baseball today," WCA head coach Chris Shea said. "Defensively we still have a couple of things...
May 18, 2016 - 11:43am
May 13, 2016
Baseball: Knights rally for win in the seventh
The West Central Area baseball team snapped a two-game skid and climbed over .500 again with a 5-3 win after scoring three runs in the top of the seventh against Wheaton-Herman-Norcross. The Knights (7-6) had been outscored 23-7 in losses to Osakis and Brandon-Evansville, but put...
May 13, 2016 - 11:15am
May 6, 2016
Baseball: Knights edge Johnnies
The West Central Area baseball team pulled out a 4-3 win at home over St. John's Prep on Thursday night. The Knights (6-4, 4-4 Prairie) were led by Caden Fernholz, who went 3-for-3 at the plate with an RBI and reached base on all four of his plate appearances. He also earned the win...
May 6, 2016 - 12:49pm
May 4, 2016
Baseball: Knights split Prairie doubleheader with B-EV
The West Central Area baseball team split a Prairie Conference home doubleheader with Browerville-Eagle Valley on Tuesday in Barrett. The Knights (5-4, 3-4 Prairie) defeated the Tigers (7-3, 4-2 Prairie) 10-0 in the early game before suffering an 8-4 loss in the nightcap. WCA had...
May 4, 2016 - 1:56pm